Cape Town - The Free State
Cricket Union have welcomed CEO Johan van
Heerden back to work after his recuperation from a serious illness.
Van Heerden returned to his desk on Thursday, March 30.
The union expressed its appreciation to acting CEO Herman
Bakkes who looked after cricket administration matters during Van Heerden’s absence.
to the entire cricket fraternity, for their support and assistance during my
illness. Cricket South Africa, Free State Cricket Union Board, Central Cricket
Franchise Board and sponsors you have all been very supportive during this
difficult time. Your support has made me a stronger person and I will be
forever grateful. To Herman Bakkes and staff I would like to thank you
for your hard work and dedication,” Van Heerden said.
Cricket Union President Zola Thamae commented: “I am extremely happy that Johan
is back at work. He has hit the ground running with the current issues at hand
and we are satisfied how he is already handling matters. Its feels great to
welcome Johan back to our team. To Herman who was acting during Johan’s
absence, we say you did a great job.”